Testo della canzone The Long Black Rifle dei Kingston Trio
Album: Kingston Trio
L. ColemanN. Gimbel
Come closer, my love, and you’ll hear my tale. It’ll make you cold. It’ll turn you pale.
It’s a tale of a man’s never ending love and the long, black rifle.
He wed a woman sworn to another and, in a rage, the other man
Shot him down with a long, black rifle, shot him down and away he ran.
A prairie man loved a city maid. Was the love he took worth the price he paid,
When a man ends up at the smoky end of a long, black rifle?
His dyin’ words I repeat to you.